As an award-winning hair and makeup artist with over 10 years of experience in the business of beautification, Jayna Marie is happy to be doing what she loves. Since graduating from Blanche Macdonald, she has worked with celebrities such as Lady Gaga and has built a reputation as one of Canada’s top bridal makeup artists and hair stylists.
Booked over a year in advance, with close to 200 weddings a year, her passion, dedication to her craft and upbeat personality have had clients lining up to book her, flying her all around the world.
Since she believes that the knowledge she has gained is meant to be shared, Jayna Marie is honored to have been asked to rewrite the bridal curriculum at Blanche Macdonald. If you plan on attending one of her classes, please bring a notepad and be ready to laugh… she doesn’t hold back!
Beauty and the Brush
When it comes to applying makeup, did you know that the brush we choose is just as important as the product? With so many sizes and styles out there, it can be super overwhelming knowing where to begin. In this class, Jayna Marie takes the guesswork out of choosing the right brush. She gives tips and techniques for how to elevate a makeup application by letting the brushes “do the work for you”. She’ll discuss new ways to use them, how to care for them properly and how to save money when investing in your perfect set.
By knowing the best way to use your brushes, your makeups will be more precise and simple to apply. Get ready- this one’s a game changer!
Creating a Colour Story
Colour- it’s the biggest trend right now! After 2020, we’ve grown bored of feeling gloomy and are ready to stand out! You can see it scrolling through beauty looks on Instagram- even neon has made a comeback! So where do we begin when it comes to choosing colour? How do we create makeup’s that pop without being too much? Whether you’re trying to be bold or simply beautiful, colour selection is always a concern. In this class,
Jayna Marie will teach how to create a “colour story” on the face. She’ll explain how to select the right colours for a unified, expensive looking makeup that won’t look tacky. After this session, you’ll have a better idea of where to start when faced with a pallet of pigments and you’ll be able to confidently create looks that stand out.
Tips for Bigger Looking Lips and Eyes
If you believe that when it comes to lips and eyes, “bigger is better”, then this is the session for you! Jayna will be discussing all the ways you can enhance those features without needles or fillers! Clients will love that you’ve learned these tips and tricks, and of course, you can use them on yourself as well! Topics covered will be lash and eyeliner application, the proper way to over-line a lip and determining the right size and shape for a client’s face.
Skin, Always Skin
A truly professional looking makeup begins with fabulous skin. That’s why it’s one of Jayna’s obsessions! In this session, we will discuss ways to create a flawless looking canvas, regardless of the skin type or concern. We will discuss the best way to cover discoloration, color correction, how to create a beautiful glow and the best way to use primers and setting sprays. You will leave with a much better understanding of how to troubleshoot skin concerns as well as enhancing an already flawless face!